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60th Troop Carrier Wing
Active 1943-1945
Country United States
Branch United States Army Air Force
Role Troop Carrier/Logistics
Engagements World War II

The 60th Troop Carrier Wing is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with the I Troop Carrier Command, stationed at Pope Field, North Carolina It was inactivated on 8 October 1945.

The wing was a World War II command and control organization for Army Air Bases training replacement personnel being assigned to troop carrier groups and glider units in the overseas combat theaters. Inactivated at the end of the war.

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  • Constituted as 60th Troop Carrier Wing on 5 Jun 1943
Activated on 12 Jun 1043
Inactivated on 8 October 1945

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References

PD-icon.svg This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.

  • Maurer, Maurer (1983). Air Force Combat Units Of World War II. Maxwell AFB, Alabama: Office of Air Force History. ISBN 0892010924.

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